Healthcare · International Affairs

The Political Economy of No-Resistance to Ebola Virus

“You have to love its simplicity. It’s one-billionth our size and it’s beating us.” – Sam Daniels (Dustin Hoffman), Outbreak. There are no borders for a pandemic. It increases, exponentially, so much so as that even thousand miles away one starts asking himself “Am I really safe?” In 1976, the Ebola Virus Disease (EVD) or Ebola… Continue reading The Political Economy of No-Resistance to Ebola Virus

Governance · Healthcare

Is The Food Bill Enough to Feed India’s Hungry?

Abstract Supporting the poor to get access to adequate food is a matter of humanity, justice and global solidarity. Access to adequate food is a human right which is recognized in several institutions under international law. The human right to adequate food is of crucial importance for the enjoyment  of  all  other  basic  rights.  Food… Continue reading Is The Food Bill Enough to Feed India’s Hungry?